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Men are free when they are in a living homeland, not when they are straying and breaking away.

No matter under what circumstances you leave it, home does not cease to be home. No matter how you lived there - well or poorly.

Only the home can found a state.

Our home joys are the most delightful earth affords, and the joy of parents in their children is the most holy joy of humanity. It makes their hearts pure and good, it lifts men up to their Father in heaven.

Peace and rest at length have come, All the day's long toil is past; And each heart is whispering "Home, Home at last!"

Six things are requisite to create a "happy home." Integrity must be the architect, and tidiness the upholsterer. It must be warmed by affection, lighted up with cheerfulness; and industry must be the ventilator, renewing the atmosphere and bringing in fresh salubrity day by day; while over all, as a protecting canopy and glory, nothing will suffice except the blessing of God.

Stint yourself, as you think good, in other things; but don't scruple freedom in brightening home. Gay furniture and a brilliant garden are a sight day by day, and make life blither.

The family circle is the supreme conductor of Christianity.

The first sure symptom of a mind in health, is rest of heart, and pleasure felt at home.

The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man hath not where to lay his head.

The most essential element in any home is God.

The paternal hearth, that rallying place of the affections.

The strength of a nation, especially of a republican nation, is in the intelligent and well-ordered homes of the people.

There is a magic in that little word, home; it is a mystic circle that surrounds comforts and virtues never known beyond its hallowed limits.

There is no happiness in life, there is no misery like that growing out of the dispositions which consecrate or desecrate a home.

This fond attachment to the well-known place whence first we started into life's long race, maintains its hold with such unfailing sway, we feel it e'en in age, and at our latest day.

Those comfortably padded lunatic asylums which are known, euphemistically, as the stately homes of England.

To Adam Paradise was home. To the good among his descendants home is paradise.

To Adam Paradise was home. To the good among his descendants home is paradise.

To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution.


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